Shirley Chisholm’s Story As The First Black Woman To Run For President | #SeeHer Story | PeopleTV

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‘The Photograph’ Is the Rare Hollywood Movie Showing Modern Black Love. If Only It Were a Better Film.

Universal Pictures Black love on screen is not new, but many black audiences still thirst for contemporary visions of relationships that don’t require a white companion. The Photograph, written and directed by Stella Meghie, delivers on a basic level, with … Read more…

“What You Don’t Know About Black People Can Harm Us” Erika Alexander Explains Why David Schwimmer’s Comments Hit Black People So Hard

Source: SOPA Images / Getty We covered the back and forth between “Living Single” star Ericka Alexander and “Friends” star David Schwimmer. And while they hashed a couple of things out on Twitter, after David’s last statement, Alexander still had … Read more…

‘Friday’ singer Rebecca Black on lessons learned 9 years after song went viral | Nightline

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Trump’s Impeachment Acquittal, State of the Union & Black America | The Daily Show: Global Edition

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Two ‘black swans’ could help Trump deliver historic foreign policy wins – if he can make one change

The coronavirus and the accidental downing of an Iranian jet have given President Donald Trump unforeseen opportunities to advance the two most significant foreign policy issues of his administration – changing China’s unfair trading practices and pushing back against Iran’s … Read more…

Barnes & Noble pulls ‘diverse editions’ of classic novels for Black History Month

Barnes & Noble has suspended its plan to release “diverse editions” of classic novels for Black History Month after getting slammed on Twitter for “literary blackface.” The partnership between the company’s massive Fifth Avenue store and publisher Penguin Random House … Read more…

Louisiana Governor Appoints First Black Female Police Captain In State History

Democratic Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards announced that Treone Larvadain has been promoted to lead the Protective Services for the Louisiana State Police.  This promotion makes Captain Larvadain the first African-American female captain in Louisiana State Police history. The role … Read more…

Nikki Bella: How Motherhood Was Almost ‘Taken’ From Her, BTS Debuts New Song ‘Black Swan’ | PeopleTV

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Denver Insurance Company to Pay $20.5 Million for Discriminating Against Black and Female Employees

A Denver insurance company will be paying $ 20.5 million to black and female employees who filed complaints of racial and sexual discrimination, according to The Denver Post. Black employees at Jackson National Life Insurance in Denver were passed over … Read more…

A Famous White Director Called “Black Panther” “Utter Bulls–t” & Twitter Reminded Him To Watch His Mouth

Source: Liliane Lathan / Getty Almost two years after the blockbuster and cultural success of Marvel’s Black Panther, one white Hollywood producer put his foot in his mouth over the revered film. In an interview with IndieWire, Terry Gilliam, who … Read more…

Black Professionals in Corporate America Hold 3.2% of Executive and Senior Manager Positions

Corporate America is still oblivious to the challenges faced by black professionals. A recent study conducted by the Center for Talent Innovation reveals that despite companies spending billions on diversity and inclusion, black professionals still face prejudice, a lack of support … Read more…

These Twin Black Entrepreneurs Launch Four-City Tour To Teach Business Success and Wealth

The Carter Brothers, Dr. Sterling Carter and Stephen Levi Carter, M.B.A., co-founders of Sterling Staffing Solutions, have announced the launch of a four-city tour that teaches business lessons to aspiring entrepreneurs on how to scale their business and achieve millionaire … Read more…

France’s Mediawan Boards Premium Series ‘That Dirty Black Bag,’ ‘Big Five’

Mediawan has come on board two English-language premium scripted series, Brian O’Malley’s steampunk spaghetti Western show “That Dirty Black Bag” and Gilles de Maistre’s “Big Five.” Aimed at family audiences, “Big Five” will be set in South Africa, and will … Read more…

New York City Ballet Casts 11-Year-Old Charlotte Nebres as First Black ‘Nutcracker’ Lead

11-year-old Charlotte Nebres is making history this holiday season as the first Black lead at the New York City Ballet’s annual production of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker. via People: Charlotte, a student at the School of American Ballet, was hand-picked … Read more…

‘What If Harry Potter Had Been Black?’ Tomi Adeyemi on Representation and Fostering Empathy Through Her Epic Fantasy Series

Tomi Adeyemi wants to wrap her readers in a “dangerous but warm” blanket. Her young adult novels—the hit epic Children of Blood and Bone and its highly anticipated new sequel, Children of Virtue and Vengeance—combine escapist fantasy with clear-eyed confrontations … Read more…

Netflix horror Black Summer renewed for second series with Jaime King leading the charge against blood-thirsty zombies

NETFLIX horror Black Summer has been renewed for a second series with Jaime King leading the charge against blood-thirsty zombies. The series – an unofficial Z Nation prequel – first aired on the streaming service in April this year. Netflix … Read more…